HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — Today we honor Lester E. Smith of Newport.
He served in the United States Army Air Corps in the Philippines during World War Two from 1941 until 1945.
He was a tail gunner flying missions on B-24s.
Today is his 100th birthday.
He currently lives at Country Meadows in Hershey.
We salute you, and thank you for your service.